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The Total Solar Eclipse with CC Professor Shane Burns

 
Event Description - The Total Solar Eclipse with CC Professor Shane Burns
Join us on Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014, from 7-8:30 p.m. for fun, fellowship, and an intellectually intriguing presentation with Colorado College’s Shane Burns, professor of physics. Burns will discuss the upcoming Aug. 21, 2017, Total Solar Eclipse.

Burns has been a professor of physics at Colorado College since 2000.  He is a member the Supernova Cosmology Project, one of the two teams that discovered accelerated expansion of the universe.  Saul Perlmutter, the leader of the project, was awarded the 2011 Nobel Prize in Physics for our work. Burns has worked with Professor Perlmutter since they were graduate students at UC Berkeley in the early 1980s.

Location: 
Mangy Moose
3295 Village Dr.
Jackson, WY 83001
(307) 733-4913

Date: Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014

Time: 
7-8 p.m. heavy hors d'oeuvres 
8-8:30 p.m. lecture


We look forward to seeing you!




 
Contact Information
Primary Contact
Kimberly Hyder
14 E. Cache La Poudre St.
Colorado Springs, Colorado 80903
(719) 389-6776
Kimberly.Hyder@ColoradoCollege.edu
 Secondary Contact
Preston Briggs
14 E. Cache La Poudre St.
Colorado Springs, Colorado 80903
(719) 389-6785
Preston.Briggs@ColordoCollege.edu